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is recorded in history. >> but to do we share it with the world. two veterans will tell us details that made their military service memorable. >>> and his hobby paid off when he found thousands in cash in the dumpster. this weekend.. the balloonse blown up for a test-run in w jersey.. it gives handlers a feel for what it will be lit to guide the >>> this weekend the macy's thanksgiving day balloons were blown up for a test drive in new jersey. it gives handlers an idea of what it will be like and give us a sneak peek to new additions, hello kitty, papa smurf and elf on the shelf. the parade will be november 22nd. >>> for the first time in more than a quarter century, there will be ice skating in marin county this winter. marin on ice will be open every day through january 13th. the last indoor rink in the county closed in 1985. exciting there. >>> 4:43. wildfire season ends this morning in the south and east areas. it will end at 8:00 this morning and firefighters say cooler temperatures and rain helps fight fires t. burn ban is over but you have to check on air quality before you start bur
, everybody. it is wednesday, the election is over. it's november 7. good to have you with us. i'm frank mallicoat. >> i'm michelle griego. time now is 4:30. we're going to get to all things politics but first, let's check the weather across the bay area. lawrence. >> so much for the heat wave. it's all gone now. the fog swept in and we could see some rain in the next couple of days. of course much cooler temperatures. we'll talk about that coming up. >> a lot of overnight roadwork out there we'll break it down and foggy conditions this morning. check out this live camera across the golden gate bridge. we'll show you where visibility could be an issue coming up. "timesaver traffic" just a few minutes away. >>> our economy is recovering. a decade of war is ending. [ applause and cheers ] >> a long campaign is now over. [ applause and cheers ] >> president barack obama with his late-night victory speech in chicago last night. mr. obama says he is hoping to work with republicans now to solve the nation's problems. >> obama says he wants to meet with rival mitt romney to talk about working t
competitive. what's new this year, the explosion of shoppers one and four will be using mobile devices to get the best deal. that's nearly double from last year and it trend that's expected to continue. retailers are anticipating about 129 million consumers to show from their offices to today. cyber monday is proving technology is a game changer for the shopping industry. >> online retailers have made great strides in making it very easy for people to return things, paste on shipping labels, free shipping and returns. >> to find the best deals, here are a few tips for savvy shoppers. some are offering deals by the hours. if you have an amazon prime account you can share that with five people. and it's best to use web sites like google products to compare prices. big box stores are fighting back. tomorrow best buy, target, toys "r" us, will match an online price in an effort to get you to buy now. and visit our web site at cbssf.com/cyber monday. reporting live in the news room. frank and michelle back to you. >>> some bay area commuters say they are sick and tired of silicon valley's special
the battle over control of the u.s. senate. democrats currently holding a 51-47 edge over the republicans with two independents caucusing with the democrats. now, the race to watch include the bay state, massachusetts, where polls show republican incumbent scott brown in a close race with his democratic challenger elizabeth warren and in indiana claire mccast cell facing a tough challenge from republican richard mourdock despite his comments a few weeks ago about rape. in all 33 senate seats run for grabs with races in several states that can really go either way. >>> several states have ballot propositions dealing with controversial social issues. four states have measures dealing with immigration, marijuana-related measures will be decided in six states, and three states have propositions dealing with same-sex marriage. >>> the polls open in california a little more than two hours from now and many people have already voted by mail. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran is at the alameda county registrar of voters where i imagine it's going to be busy in a couple of hours. >> reporter: that's wh
the storm knocked out power. >> coming up is really a hardship for us. >> that's why we stayed up here. >> reporter: here in new jersey, police began allowing people who live along the coast back into their homes for the first time since the storm. for many, it was an emotional homecoming. >> got upset. we lost everything we had. it's nothing we can do. >> reporter: vicente juarez says the water rose 3 feet high in his stafford township home. he spent the afternoon throwing everything away. damage from sandy is estimated at $50 billion. randall pinkston, cbs news, stafford township, new jersey. >>> new york's mayor michael bloomberg has decided to go ahead with this weekend's scheduled new york city marathon. there's some criticism about the decision. but the mayor says the race will show the city's resilience and it will be a financial boost for the city. so we're asking, should the new york city marathon go on as planned? you can comment on facebook or twitter or email us at mornings@cbs5.com. -- at cbssf.com. >>> air force bases with helping with hurricane relief efforts. a cargo pl
hit this apartment building. israeli officials say hamas is using civilian buildings as cover to launch rockets across the border. in tel aviv, people on the street ran for cover when sirens signaled an approaching rocket. israel's iron dome defense system has intercepted more than 240 rockets. during a trip to asia, president obama warned israel about expanding into a ground war but he defended israel's fighting back. >> there's no country on earth that would tolerate missiles raining down on its citizens from outside its borders. >> reporter: u.n. secretary- general ban ki-moon is in cairo, egypt today to assist cease-fire talks there. the threat of a ground war remains. thousands of israeli tanks, soldiers and rocket launchers are ready to cross the border awaiting the command. susan mcginnis, cbs news, washington. >>> and here's a look at some live pictures of gaza city now. the israeli air force briefly took control of hamas radio network warning people in gaza to stay away from hamas facilities. >>> president obama's southeast asian trip continues today after cambodia af
assured israel of u.s. support. >> the rocket attacks from terrorist organizations inside gaza on israeli cities and towns must end. >> reporter: secretary clinton met with palestinian leader mahmoud abbas this morning and will lead are egyptian president mohamed morsi later today. >> the goal is to promote regional stability and advance the security and legitimate aspirations of israelis and palestinians alike. >> reporter: egyptian president mohamed morsi is seen as critical to any peace deal. his muslim brotherhood is hamas' parent organization but egypt also has close ties to america and relies heavily on u.s. aid. susan mcginnis, cbs news, washington. >>> and some journalists have been incredibly close to the action. this is what cbs reporter charlie d'agata saw from his gaza city hotel room this morning as israeli military launched dozens of air strikes. he tweeted huge explosions in gaza, blew out the window of my room. we're all okay. it's getting very close. >>> the man who shot and killed two people at the richmond bridge found he wants the jury wants him to die. nathan burris m
to investigate the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya. as susan mcginnis reports, the witness list now includes former cia director david petraeus. >>> reporter: after calls by congressional leadership, former cia director david petraeus will testify before congress tomorrow about the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi. >> good luck, sir. >> thank you. >> reporter: petraeus was scheduled to testify today before a house intelligence committee but those plans changed after he resigned following his admission of an affair with his biographer, paula broadwell. benghazi is at the center of another capitol hill battle. senate republicans say they will not accept the nomination of u.n. ambassador susan rice as a replacement for secretary of state hillary clinton. >> we will do whatever is necessary to block the nomination. >> reporter: senators john mccain and lindsey graham say rice was either lying or incompetent when she made this statement five days after the attack. >> we do not have information at present that leads us to conclude that this was premeditated or preplanned. >> r
with the fire inspector who says he will talk to us in a moment to update us. you can see there's a little aftermath of last night's fire. you can see it's still dark inside there. but there are crews working busy, contractors there trying to board up parts of the walls inside. but let's look at video from earlier. investigators found this suspicious molotov cocktail a makeshift bomb on the scene. that's one of the reasons they are thinking this could be a suspicious fire. contra costa fire protection district says it started around 11:15 last night at this shopping center in the 500 block of contra costa boulevard. >> there's a lot of smoke and fire alarms going off. at this point we consider it suspicious and we have an investigator on the way. >> reporter: it took crews about 20 minutes to put it out. no one was injured. back out live, there's still a lot of damage here that people are trying to wrap up and clean up. at this point, we don't know -- we can just see one business here magic touch lawn, we don't know how many other businesses were affected. the fire inspector is on scene. w
that we have pipes in the ground that are probably, you know, close or past their useful life. that's not uncommon within any community within the bay area. >> reporter: no homes were damaged. about 12 families were told to leave. some cars were swallowed up in the muck. city officials say rainfall could make things worse so they will be here as soon as daylight breaks. live in daly city, cate caugiran, cbs 5. >>> so who is going to pay that cleaning bill? we did some checking. car owners whose auto insurance policies include comprehensive coverage are automatically protected no matter where the car was parked. they should file a claim immediately. but drivers who don't have comprehensive coverage should submit a claim to daly city within 6 months. forms are available at city hall. >>> a small fire in san francisco city hall prompted a brief evacuation. a fire started in the basement before 9:30 last night. they called pg&e when they saw smoke and had come from a problem from an electrical panel apparently. no reports of damage or injuries. authorities say city hall should be open f
following two rough days for the dow, nasdaq and s&p 500 here at home. u.s. futures are also down this morning. investors also are concerned about europe's debt crisis. >>> new rules could mean shorter lines at gas stations in new york. police are at gas stations today to enforce a new fuel rationing plan. it lets people fill up their cars every other day depending on the last number on their license plates. new york mayor michael bloomberg says the move is designed to ease the fuel crunch and shortages could last a few more weeks. >> i don't like it. i don't think it's going to be for long. soon it's going to have gas for everybody. i don't think it's going to be for long because i don't like it too much. >> the latest storm has setback efforts to restore power in the northeast. new york's governor is calling for an investigation into why it's taking so long to get electric service back. we want to thank everyone who donated during our sandy relief telethon. thanks to your generosity, we raised almost $135,000 for the american red cross. our parent company cbs 5 matched almost $1
and your group to leave. >> no. >> california law gives us the right to talk to customers in front of stores. >> if you don't leave, we will get the police involved. >> organizers are calling for walmart to improve employee wages and working conditions. other walmarts targeted today include the richmond and fairfield stores as well as the story road location in east san jose. >>> time now 4:36. let's check weather with lawrence. are you still stuffed from yesterday? >> now, my suits are feeling funny. [ laughter ] >> wow! but it was good. it was worth it. going to have to work some of that off today. out the door lots of sunshine again today and some mild temperatures by the afternoon. high pressure now sliding in over us. occasionally we'll see a few high clouds and patchy fog in the valleys. otherwise looking good sailing in toward the afternoon. temperatures out the door, plan on doing a little shopping, a little chilly in spots down into the low 40s inland. 41 santa rosa, 44 san jose, 50 san francisco. by the afternoon, we have plenty of sunshine in the forecast. temperatures
a stressful time in new york. >> i was staying at a hotel, the union square w. they took good care of us until the power went out. no cell phones, you couldn't call anyone. it was crazy. >> it was terrifying. we have a niece who works on wall street who takes the ferry, staten island ferry. there's no dock anymore. you see the roofs of trees everywhere. houses floating away. >> flights from the bay area have resumed departures to the east coast. >>> in politics, president obama will resume campaigning for re-election today after taking a few days off to manage federal response to the east coast disaster. he arrived back at the white house yesterday evening after touring storm ravaged parts of new jersey. he is scheduled to attend rallies today in wisconsin, nevada and colorado. and yesterday, vice president joe biden and former president clinton campaigned on his behalf. >> i'm for president obama because he's got a better economic plan, a better budget, a better healthcare plan. >> i actually have a plan for getting america back and for strengthening our foundation and my plan creates some 12
by motorola. now more than ever droid does. lysol disinfectant spray. ben's mom uses it around the bathtub. it kills mold, and unlike clorox clean-up, it's approved to keep it from coming back for up to a week. share your lysol story, and see more, on facebook. this deer in pittsburgh pennsylvania decided to do e than just shop. he made his entry th >>> here we go again. check this surveillance video. this deer in pittsburgh, pennsylvania, decided to do more than just a little shopping. he made his entry through a window in this floor store and destroyed the entire showroom. he made a mess of it. employees just look on helplessly. as much damage as this guy did, the deer appears to be unhurt and even avoided the police. it got out, stole a little shag carpeting and hit the highway. >> he wasn't able to get out. [ laughter ] >> can you imagine shopping for tile or something? >> what's up with this -- i mean, what's up? >> when deers attack! we have had a lot of deer stories lately. >> we had one in a gym. >> trying to get into the gym. >> and office building, a restaurant. >> that one just
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